Do You Know What Skills are in Demand in Your Field for Your Next Job?

In the modern workplace, knowledge and skills are practically your insurance for landing the job that suits you perfectly in your chosen field. Almost any company would gauge a prospective employee based on the skills that s/he has.  Do you know what skills are in demand in your field?  Do you know how your skills … Continue reading “Do You Know What Skills are in Demand in Your Field for Your Next Job?”

5 Reasons You Should Work for a Small Company While You are in your 20’s

You graduate from college and many of your friends are getting offers from the top 3 or 4 companies in each of their chosen industries, and you feel like a failure because you can’t seem to land the same kind of job. You have taken the time to educate yourself about the employers to pursue … Continue reading “5 Reasons You Should Work for a Small Company While You are in your 20’s”

Ready for an Executive Role? 7 Tips for Landing That High-Level Job

Moving up the corporate ranks is the dream of every employee. The journey is often long and arduous, and many (despite their long years of service to an organization) do not attain executive positions – the pinnacle of the hierarchy. There’s a myriad of reasons why they don’t, but perhaps the most common is the … Continue reading “Ready for an Executive Role? 7 Tips for Landing That High-Level Job”

What are the Best Cities to Find a Job?

Earlier this year, Forbes released its list of the best cities to find a job. The top spot did not go to a metropolis like New York City or Los Angeles. The winner was: Austin, Texas.  What makes Austin such a great place for jobs? According to mashable.com, Austin is home to large employers in … Continue reading “What are the Best Cities to Find a Job?”

Get The Job You Deserve!

Many people spend their lives working unsuitable jobs that don’t make them feel fulfilled. They ramble through life never knowing what it’s like to feel exciting when they wake up in the morning. With that in mind, we wanted to offer some suggestions and advice today. The guide on this page will highlight everything you … Continue reading “Get The Job You Deserve!”

6 Tactics for Making a Connection with Your Potential Employer

Are you in search of ways to impress a potential employer? Would you like to make you job application or resume stand out from the pack? Getting the attention of a potential employer is definitely good for a job seeker. How else are you going to get hired? Anyone can tell you that if you … Continue reading “6 Tactics for Making a Connection with Your Potential Employer”

7 Tips for Moms Returning to the Workforce

Taking time from the workforce to raise your kids is common, both for moms and dads today. Returning to work after taking a few months or years off can be challenging. It’s a big change for everyone involved. If going back to work is what you want as a mother, then it’s a good move … Continue reading “7 Tips for Moms Returning to the Workforce”

Career Mapping: What It Takes to Get Hired by America’s Best Companies

As most people learn during their working lives, not all employers are created equally—nor do they treat employees equally. This means that you should look to identify the better companies to work for and what it takes to get a job offer from those companies. Let’s take a look at some steps that you can … Continue reading “Career Mapping: What It Takes to Get Hired by America’s Best Companies”

Expert Interview Series : Luke Hextall – Recruitment Lead at GiffGaff

Luke Hextall is Recruitment Lead at giffgaff, having graduated from University of Abertay Dundee with a degree in Business Studies with Marketing and working in recruitment for close to five years. Over his career, he has worked for companies including O2 and FMCG before leading the recruitment efforts for giffgaff and giffgaff money in January … Continue reading “Expert Interview Series : Luke Hextall – Recruitment Lead at GiffGaff”

A Change of Pace: How to Know if You Should Look for a New Job

You did the right thing. You made it through college, went out and found a position in the workplace, and you are now a productive member of society. You show up every day and take care of your responsibilities to the best of your ability. At the end of the day, you head home and … Continue reading “A Change of Pace: How to Know if You Should Look for a New Job”